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IUC Driver/Assistant

  • Location: Salisbury
  • Hours: Full-time

IUC Driver/Assistant

As a result of continued growth MEDVIVO are looking to recruit a IUC Driver/Assistant. This is a permanent part-time position with flexible hours working mainly evenings, weekends and bank holidays on a fixed four-week shift pattern.

If you are a really hard worker, exceptionally well organized and a strong people person, perhaps this is the role for you!

You will play a key role in the Integrated Urgent Care service by providing a professional, responsive central point of reference for all patient contacts and clinicians at both the Designated Treatment Centre and to the wider Urgent Care Service.

About us:

Medvivo Group has been providing a range of health and urgent care services since 2004. Commissioned by the NHS, Medvivo’s core business involves the provision of Integrated Urgent Care services, incorporating NHS111 and Out of Hours care, in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire.

Committed to achieving excellence in the delivery of person-centred care, Medvivo invests in people, resources and technology to continuously improve the quality of its services and organisational culture. This is testified by two consecutive outstanding ratings by the Care Quality Commission, certified by the TSA’s Quality Standards Framework, the industry and advisory body for technology enabled care (TEC) in the UK.

About the role:

You will be expected to work unsupervised and exercise initiative, whilst carrying out a combination of driving and reception work, supporting the efficient operation of the Integrated Urgent Care Service. This involves driving clinicians to visit patients at home, performing daily checks of drugs, stock and equipment for the service vehicles, assisting with the handling of calls, including contacting patients to check on their welfare whilst awaiting a call back from the clinician, general administrative and reception duties.

About you:

You will interact with patients, carers, Medvivo staff (including clinicians, drivers and shift supervisors) and designated treatment centre staff in order to assist Medvivo in the delivery of safe and effective care. You report to the Integrated Urgent Care Team.

Skills and experience

  • Have the ability to confidently interact with patients, relatives and carers.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong admin skills
  • Be respectful and reassuring
  • Be personable and engaging
  • The ability to work under pressure and act professionally in emergency or stressful situations.
  • You will need a full UK Driving Licence and you should have a good level of driving experience.

What we offer:

  • Discretionary staff bonus scheme
  • Free staff parking
  • Generous holiday entitlement of up to 33 days per annum inclusive of bank holidays (FTE)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Simply Health cash plan membership
  • Life Assurance
  • Perkbox
  • £9.50 per hour basic plus enhancements

If you think this is the role for you – you should apply now but if you have any questions please contact recruitment@medvivo.com

We are looking forward to hearing from you

The successful applicant will need an Enhanced DBS which the company will provide

Closing date : Open : Medvivo reserve the right to close this job early if we have sufficient candidates